“Big Brother” Google Steps on SEOs
I like Google, I really do. As a “white hat” Organic SEO company, Level343 has supported Google again and again. When Google pushed for SEO guidelines, we backed them. When they made it possible for people to see others’ houses on Google Maps, I thought, “Well, why not? Just make sure your yard’s clean.”
A while back Google said it’s best to put “nofollow” on paid links and anyplace else you don’t want the crawlers going to. Then, two days ago, Matt Cutts (part of Google’s Search Quality team) says don’t use the nofollow tag on anything but the paid...